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Bartow County school board member resigns after arrest

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A Bartow County school board member arrested for hitting a teenager with her car has resigned.

In the letter obtained by AM 1450-Cartersville, Angela Cornett's attorney states that she is resigning from office for "person and family reasons."

Police charged Cornett with reckless conduct after viewing surveillance video from a Walmart parking lot.

Investigators say her white Lexus struck an Adairsville High School student who was holding the parking spot.

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